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  • Faithful to my Homeland, the Republic of Poland

     

  • POLAND AND THE EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS

  • European Court of Human Rights in StrasbourgPoland became party to the CoE Convention for the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms on 19 Janaury 1993. Subsequently, it acceded to several Protocols to the Convention. 

     

    On the basis of the Convention, persons alleging a violation by Poland of their rights set forth in the Convention may lodge applications with the European Court of Human Rights.

     

    The Government of Poland is represented in the proceedings before the European Court of Human Rights by the Plenipotentiary of the Minister of Foreign Affairs for cases and proceedings before the European Court of Human Rights - Ms Justyna Chrzanowska. European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg

     

    Since 2007 a special interministerial Committee for matters of the European Court of Human Rights, which was established in Poland, deals with the execution of Court's judgments in respect of Poland.

     

    Convention for the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms in Polish 

    Internet site of the Polish Government Agent before the ECtHR

    Internet site of the European Court of Human Rights 

    European Court of Human Rights (pdf)

    Polish cases before the European Court of Human Rights (pdf)

    Factsheets in Polish

    Final Report on the implementation of the Action Plan of the Government of Poland for the execution of judgments of the ECtHR

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